झारखंड : रेप की शिकार नाबालिग ने की खुदकुशी
Sep 18, 2013
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 7, 2013
An Indian-origin serial rapist, sentenced to life imprisonment by a British court, has set a legal precedent in the UK regarding the retrial of cases where the accused had previously been acquitted.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 3, 2013
Swedish police have warned of a growing trend of teenage gang rapes, often filmed or photographed on smartphones, as a high-profile case under a new rape law opened in the capital on Tuesday.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday December 2, 2013
Tehelka founder Tarun Tejpal, who will be in the custody of Goa Police for the next six days, was today taken to hospital for a sexual potency test, mandatory in cases of sexual assault. Mr Tejpal has been charged with raping a young woman journalist...
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Monday December 2, 2013
Tarun Tejpal, arrested for rape in Goa, was taken this morning for a sexual potency test, mandatory in cases of sexual assault.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 23, 2013
Against the backdrop of rape and other crimes, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today favoured putting in place institutional mechanisms to ensure safety and security of women and children.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday November 18, 2013
Former President Pratibha Patil's decision to commute death sentence of five condemned prisoners in child rape cases today came under judicial scrutiny with the Supreme Court issuing notice to the Centre on a plea seeking to set aside the commutation...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 4, 2013
New Zealand police on Monday said they were investigating a gang of young males who boasted online about stupefying underage girls with alcohol then having group sex with them.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday October 25, 2013
The Andhra Pradesh government will set up fast track courts to try cases of rape.
India | Rohit Bhan | Thursday October 10, 2013
Spiritual leader Asaram Bapu and his son Narayan Sai today filed petitions in the Gujarat High Court seeking quashing of First Information Reports (FIRs) filed against them in connection with the alleged rapes of two Surat-based sisters.
Cities | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with PTI inputs) | Wednesday October 2, 2013
Two cases of rape involving minor schoolgirls were reported in Shimla yesterday. In one incident, a 15-year-old girl was raped allegedly by her classmate and a taxi-driver, police said. Both accused, who were reportedly known to the family of the gir...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 11, 2013
The national capital has 1,121 rape cases registered in the first eight months of this year, the highest in the last 13 years.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 10, 2013
India's capital, whose name was mud after the December 16 gang-rape and several such incidents after that, recorded a staggering 1,036 rape cases in the first eight months of this year, according to police data. The figure is the highest in the last ...
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday September 4, 2013
The miserably familiar theme of police indifference in cases of domestic abuse emerged yet again, a day after MiD DAY broke the horrifying story of a teenager who was bitten, beaten and stripped by her abusive, alcoholic father.
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 25, 2013
The Indian film fraternity took to social networking platforms with full force to vent their anger against the recent gang-rape in Mumbai, but filmmaker Karan Johar says the lack of a solution renders these words meaningless.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 27, 2013
False cases are the reasons behind labelling of Delhi as 'rape capital'; a court in Delhi has held while acquitting a 75-year-old man of the charge of sexually assaulting his maid after the woman turned hostile.
India | Monideepa Banerjie | Monday July 15, 2013
A group of residents from West Bengal's Kamduni village, where a 20-year-old college student was gang-raped and murdered last month, will meet President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday. Two other groups will also meet the President to lodge their protest ...
Cities | Edited by Mala Das | Friday July 12, 2013
An 18-month-old girl was allegedly raped by a 30-year-old man in Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh. The incident is the latest in a string of horrific rape cases that have been reported in the state in the last couple of days.
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday June 21, 2013
An eight-year-old girl was raped allegedly by her 16-year-old neighbour at her house in West Bengal on Tuesday, the police have said.
India | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Friday June 14, 2013
According to the National Crime Record Bureau, Delhi is the most unsafe for women, with the highest number of rape cases reported in the city last year.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday June 7, 2013
More than 2,150 rape cases were registered in Karnataka in the past three years, says a report of an official committee, calling for the need for non-bailable warrant against accused and bringing the crime under the stringent Goonda Act.